The vote on the democratic amendment passed, said Pamfilova
Voting on amendments to the Constitution of the Russian Federation held the most democratic, the procedure itself will and is an expression of direct democracy , said the CEC head, Ella Pamfilova.
"The vote was as democratic as possible, procedure itself the vote is the expression of direct democracy," - said Pamfilova at the meeting of the CEC.
She explained that such a conclusion can be drawn, if you look at the composition of election commissions at all levels, which included representatives of a large number of parties.
Voting took place in Russia from 25 June to 1 July, according to the results of processing 100% of protocols for the adoption of amendments voted 77,92% of Russians against – of 21.27%. The turnout, according to the information center of the CEC data, amounted to 67,97%.